Effective Date: October 6, 2020 until further notice
Where: Portions of Don Getty Wildland Provincial Park, including but NOT LIMITED TO:
Why: A Ministerial Order has been issued for public safety considerations, closing these areas to public access due to nearby wildfires and unpredictable wildfire conditions. The closures will be in place until the Ministerial Order is rescinded or revised.
When: August 28th until further notice
Where: Shannon Terrace - Upper Brand Barn Parking Lot
Why: Parking lot removal and reclamation construction
Be advised there will be Parking Lot Removal and Reclamation Construction taking place in and around the Upper Brand Barn Parking Lot of Shannon Terrace - Fish Creek Provincial Park beginning Friday, August 28th . The public is asked to use caution and obey all construction signs and construction barricades along the paved access road to Shannon Terrace.
EXTRA CAUTION must be taken when Heavy Equipment is moving in and out of the Park.
Effective Date: August 1st – September 8th, 2020 (during weekends when required).
Where: Barrier Dam Day Use, Grassi Lakes Day Use, Grotto Mountain Day Use and Yamnuska Day Use.
Parking lots at Barrier Dam and Grassi Lakes Day Use will be managed by traffic control staff to ensure emergency vehicles have access. Please do not park on the highway or roadway shoulders when parking lots become full. If the designated parking lots are full, plan to visit another area.
Grotto Mountain Day Use Area and Yamnuska Day Use Area will be controlled to ensure emergency vehicles have access. Please do not park outside of designated parking lots in these areas or on the highway or roadway shoulders; this creates a dangerous situation and impedes access by emergency vehicles.
Effective Date: July 31st – September 8th, 2020.
Where: The entire Kananaskis Region.
Parking in most areas of the Kananaskis region is in very high demand - especially on weekends; plan ahead, arrive early and ensure you have back-up areas/locations to visit if it is too crowded.